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Patricia Cornwell
Patricia Cornwell (born Patricia Carroll Daniels) is a contemporary American crime writer. She is widely known for writing a popular series of novels featuring the heroine Dr. Kay Scarpetta, a medical examiner. Her books have sold more than 100 million copies. show more
Patricia Cornwell (born Patricia Carroll Daniels) is a contemporary American crime writer. She is widely known for writing a popular series of novels featuring the heroine Dr. Kay Scarpetta, a medical examiner. Her books have sold more than 100 million copies.
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Birth date: 1956-06-09
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Sailing in a Sea of Words
Sailing in a Sea of Words rated it 6 months ago
Book: Depraved Heart Author: Patricia Cornwell Genre: Fiction/Mystery Summary: Dr. Kay Scarpetta is working a highly suspicious death scene in a historic home in Cambridge, Massachusetts, when an emergency alert sounds on her phone. A video link lands in her text messages, immediately begins p...
Carolyn Cannot Live Without Books!
Carolyn Cannot Live Without Books! rated it 2 years ago
Am I the only one that found the plot way too convoluted? Taking an older murder from another state, sending the blood evidence to a lab in California and having this huge conspiracy about insider trading with a rape thrown in for no good reason that I could see. And I'm so jaded I thought the rape ...
ireneramos773
ireneramos773 rated it 2 years ago
I won this book from a Goodreads giveaway. Depraved Heart was the first book I read by Patricia Cornwell. I was worried because it was the 23rd book in the Kay Scarpetta series. I could not get into the story. The book seem to be vague with a lot of dialogue and I was lost and could never seem to ge...
Liz Loves Books.Com.
Liz Loves Books.Com. rated it 2 years ago
Ok I've marked it as read but I've only read about 15% not even quite that. I don't know what this is but its nothing like a story. Garbled nonsense. It took me ages to work out what was actually HAPPENING in the first bit. Scarpetta walking to a thing, Marino yelling at her on the phone about a thi...
There Might Be Cupcakes and Books
There Might Be Cupcakes and Books rated it 2 years ago
I am enjoying the arc of Kay's realizing first that Lucy is perhaps not just a sociopath, but also may be a dangerous sociopath; and Kay's exploration of how badly she spoiled Lucy and indulged Lucy's narcissism. Kay has avoided fully acknowledging these glaring dangers with the belief that Lucy i...
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